J. Sampson Hamilton


Augusta Office
150 Capitol Street, Suite 3
Augusta, ME 04330
Phone: 207-947-0111
Fax: 207-942-3040

Sam Hamilton is an Associate in Eaton Peabody’s Economic Development and Government Relations Practice Group based in Augusta, Maine. Prior to joining Eaton Peabody Sam served as a law clerk for Justice Joseph M. Jabar of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court.

Sam earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Maine School of Law in May 2020. While in law school Sam served as a Bernstein Fellow for the Maine District Court in Portland and as a Summer Associate for Eaton Peabody, as well as a Student Attorney at the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic. At Maine Law Sam was Research Editor of the Ocean and Coastal Law Journal and was a member of the Edward Thaxter Gignoux Inn of Court.

Sam also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Government with a minor in Economics from Colby College where he was a member of the Mock Trial Team and also interned with the Maine District Court in Waterville and with the Kennebec County District Attorney’s Office.

In his free time Sam enjoys traveling with friends, spending time at his family’s cottage and alpine skiing

Areas of Practice for J. Sampson Hamilton

Bar Admissions

State of Maine


University of Maine School of Law, J.D., 2020
Colby College, B.A., 2017